Bug 1061363 - Onscreen keyboard block view to notifications on the bottom
Summary: Onscreen keyboard block view to notifications on the bottom
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: caribou
Version: 20
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Parag Nemade
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2014-02-04 17:04 UTC by Tobias Mueller
Modified: 2015-06-29 14:59 UTC (History)
7 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2015-06-29 14:59:51 UTC
Type: Bug

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Description Tobias Mueller 2014-02-04 17:04:19 UTC
Description of problem:
I tried the Fedora 20 installer and I could see a notification type of message on the bottom of the screen, because the soft keyboard was placed just over the notification. See this: http://people.gnome.org/~tobiasmue/blog/Fedora20-install-invisible-warning.jpg

I expected to be able to see those notifications easily. Actually, I expected notifications to be more in the area of the reason of the notification, i.e. somewhere near the entry widget. Not miles away at the bottom.

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Comment 1 David Shea 2014-02-05 08:41:22 UTC
Anaconda is not the one placing the keyboard

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